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Who Are the Oath Keepers?… “Painted as radicals and racists by some, this organization of law enforcement officers and military vets says its only purpose is to uphold the Constitution.”

Who Are the Oath Keepers?

 

Police Magazine ^ | April 04, 2013 | Dean Scoville

 

Posted on Sunday, June 16, 2013 1:39:22 PM by IbJensen

 

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Painted as radicals and racists by some, this organization of law enforcement officers and military vets says its only purpose is to uphold the Constitution.

 

It started with Katrina. The sight of U.S. military troops, law enforcement officers, and armed government contractors seizing firearms from citizens in the aftermath of that terrible storm shocked the conscience of Yale constitutional law scholar Stewart Rhodes.

 

That these actions were later recognized as wrong by the U.S. Supreme Court did little to assuage Rhodes’ concerns.

 

 

 

 

 

The fact remained that an illegal precedent had taken place, and could well occur again; indeed, it appeared that that the seeds sown in Louisiana might not only take root, but germinate elsewhere, as well.

 

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After witnessing what he saw as an unconstitutional outrage in the wake of Katrina, Rhodes founded the Oath Keepers, an organization for peace officers and soldiers who adhere strictly to the letter of the Constitution and swear not to obey any orders that they believe to be unconstitutional.

 

 

 

The Oath Keepers are essentially……….

 

EXCERPT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

via Who Are the Oath Keepers?.

 

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